Rochester Made Beer Expands Production

Demand for Fresh Michigan Beer The Rochester Mills Beer Co. opened its doors in 1998 in the Western Knitting Mill building in Downtown Rochester. The historic red brick has become part of the logo the brewery still uses and offers patrons a sense of tradition, as well as character. Just two blocks east of Main Street, on Water Street, the brewery has lots of free parking, outdoor seating, and fresh-brewed, local beer. Now into their 14th year of crafting good local flavors of beer, they … [Read more...]

Big, Bright Light Show and Downtown Rochester With Video

Rochester Media was at the lighting ceremony of the The Big, Bright Light Show in Downtown Rochester this year.  Mayor Jeffrey Cuthbertson was there to welcome the crowd and to enjoy the festivities with his own family as well.  This year  was the first time that the lights began at the South Bridge on Main Street and extended all the way to Romeo Street.  There were over 1.5 million lights on display - the most so far in the five year history of the event.  The Western Knitting Mill on Water … [Read more...]